This press release may contain forward-looking statements based on Sangamo's current expectations. These forward-looking statements include, without limitation, references to the research and development of novel ZFNs, potential therapeutic applications of the ZFN technology for the treatment of hemophilias and other monogenic diseases and potential milestone payments. Actual results may differ materially from these forward-looking statements due to a number of factors, including technological challenges, uncertainties and risks relating to clinical trials, compliance with regulatory and other requirements, the ability of Sangamo and Shire to develop commercially viable products and technological developments by our competitors. See the SEC filings, and in particular, the risk factors described in Shire and Sangamo's Annual Reports on Form 10-K and most recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Shire and Sangamo do not assume any obligation to update the forward-looking information contained in this press release.SOURCE Sangamo BioSciences, Inc.